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Resources on Ebola:

FAQs and information for protecting workers

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Resource Newsletter

Resource newsletter

Inside the October issue:

Find out about the challenges of temporary work.

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Construction Depot

Construction Depot

  • Keys to effective safety supervision
  • Fall protection tops most frequent violated rules - again
  • Rulemaking updates
  • The terminal velocity of falling objects

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Latest initial reports of workplace fatalities

11/4/2014 Crushed by
10/28/2014 Crushed by
10/23/2014 MVA

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"A death in the workplace is always a death that comes too soon." ~ Michael Wood, Oregon OSHA Administrator.

Reporting a Fatality

telephone keypad Call (503) 378-3272 or (800) 922-2689 to report overnight hospitalizations, catastrophes, or fatalities.

New employers and small business owners

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Tools of the Trade is a special website just for new employers and small business owners. With a few mouse clicks, you'll learn what you need to know about Oregon OSHA and how to keep your employees safe.

Oregon Small Business Guide to Insurance and Worksite Safety

Oregon small business guide to insurance and worksite safety

The Department of Consumer and Business Services' guide to insurance and worksite safety for small businesses.

Reports and statistics

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Fatality reports and statistics

More reports and statistics

Record keeping Rules, Forms, and information

Working with you

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Office locations

Advisory committees


Interagency agreements

Letters of agreement


SHARP Participants

Voluntary Protection Participants (VPP)

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Are you starting a new business? Have you been in business awhile? Business Xpress, Oregon's one-stop business portal has answeres to all your questions. Business Xpress

The history of workplace safety in Oregon

The history of workplace safety in Oregon

Workplace safety is not just about rules and regulations. Explore the history of workplace safety in Oregon with this timeline slide show.

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12/19/14 Landscaping Profession Information

03/18/14 Construction Depot Newsletter

12/11/14 Oregon OSHA awards three training grants

News Releases

News Releases

12/11/14 Oregon OSHA awards three training grants

12/04/14 Construction industry safety conference coming to Bend

11/06/14 Pulp, paper, and forest products industry safety conference coming to Portland

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Mobile apps

Google Play or iTunes stores

Oregon OSHA has mobile and desktop apps.
Safe Lifting Calculator
Ladder Safety

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Appeals process

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Use our online tool for appealing a citation or requesting an extension. For more information about the appeals process, visit the Enforcement section of our website.

Western Pulp, Paper, & Forest Products Safety & Health Conference

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December 2-5, 2014
Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach
Portland, Oregon

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Publications - new and revised

Landscaping Profession Information

PPE hazard assessment quick guide

Confined spaces and permit spaces

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Distracted Driving

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Distracted driving is an epidemic in the United States, and its often fatal consequences are a threat to your workers, your business and the public.